20°
Submitted by therealmccoy 730d ago | opinion piece

SimCity & Other PR nightmares-Have we Learnt Nothing?

Planet Ivy: In 2004 Valve released Half Life 2 with its now ubiquitous distribution platform, Steam. The (hilariously silent) backlash came from those without internet connections who were forced to activate their product online in order to play. I can still remember an important-looking member of Electronics Boutique asking me if I was sure I had the internet... (PC, SimCity)

therealmccoy  +   731d ago
What a disaster this game/launch was

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

No ‘The Legend Of Zelda’ Wii U At E3 More Disappointing Than Delay

14m ago - INQ: Nintendo Producer Eiji Aonuma announced the decision Friday that The Legend of Zelda for the... | Wii U
20°

Bloodborne Hates Me, So Why Do I Enjoy It So Much?

17m ago - "Even though Bloodborne offends almost all of my gaming sensibilities and really seems to run lik... | PS4
Ad

Battlefield Hardline (XB1) Review

Now - Ken checks out the latest in the Battlefield series. | Promoted post
10°

Mr Jump – Jumping Onto Our Mobiles | IM PLAYIN

18m ago - IM PLAYIN discuss Mr Jump. "One of the latest offerings on the App store, Mr Jump, seems to co... | iPhone
20°

Bonus Round: SNOW Preview | Continue Play

18m ago - "SNOW is currently in closed beta, and for the small asking price, there’s no better time to take... | PC
40°

Ultima IV- Quest of the Avatar Remastered and Released for Commodore 64

32m ago - Carl Williams writes, "How many role playing games have you played that required you to overcome... | Retro